Sleep Aids

Paul M. Kim, M.D., Ph.D., Megan Jensen, Pharm.D.
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DEFINITION

  • Insomnia is described as a subjective complaint of difficulty falling asleep, staying asleep, and/or experiencing restorative sleep that results in daytime impairment[1].
  • Sleep aids are class of drug used to treat insomnia short-term.

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Last updated: December 5, 2014

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TY - ELEC T1 - Sleep Aids ID - 787151 A1 - Kim,Paul,M.D., Ph.D. AU - Jensen,Megan,Pharm.D. Y1 - 2014/12/05/ PB - Johns Hopkins Psychiatry Guide UR - https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Psychiatry_Guide/787151/all/Sleep_Aids ER -